Should Canada and the U.S. Merge?

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Should Canada and the United States merge? Dual citizen and veteran National Post columnist Diane Francis argues they should and spells out her controversial thesis in a new book, Merger of the Century: Why Canada and America Should Become One Country.

In it, she writes that “the best option for the U.S. and Canada to survive the new economic reality would be to alter course by devising protective policies and to merge into one gigantic nation.”

Join our live chat with Diane Francis as she discusses her controversial theories about why the two countries are better off together and why Canadians “have few choices but to park their prejudices and figure out how to meet the future together with the Americans.”

Be a part of our conversation, Friday, Oct. 18 at 1 p.m ET.

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